Queensland scores 2014 Cricket Test

17 Sep 2013 10:58 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism, Major Events

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Thousands of Indian travellers and cricket enthusiasts from home and abroad will descend on Brisbane next year with the Gabba confirmed to host an India v Australia Test Match.

Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey welcomed the announcement made by Cricket Australia last night.

“I am delighted Queensland...

Queensland a firm holiday favourite

17 Sep 2013 10:57 AMJann StuckeyTourism, Manufacturing

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Queensland remains a favourite holiday destination for Southerners according to new figures released today.

( )Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said Tourism Research Australia’s latest National Visitor Survey revealed more than 2.5 million interstate holidaymakers visited Queensland in the year to June...

Music’s big names head to Brisbane for BIGSOUND

17 Sep 2013 10:55 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism, Major Events

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Arts Minister Ian Walker and Minister for Tourism and Major Events Jann Stuckey have welcomed contemporary music industry’s head honchos and top talent to Brisbane for BIGSOUND [10–13 September].

Mr Walker said BIGSOUND is a signature event on the international musical calendar, attracting people from around the globe for a mix of industry forums and musical...

Tourism operators to shine in land of the rising sun

17 Sep 2013 10:54 AMJann StuckeyTourism

Monday, September 09, 2013

Sixteen Queensland tourism operators will travel to Japan this week as part of a tourism trade mission, showcasing the State’s holiday experiences to up to 300 travel wholesalers and retail agents.

Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said the Queensland on Tour Japan trade mission, organised by Tourism and...

Sunshine Coast on Show with Inaugural Ironman 70.3

17 Sep 2013 9:51 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism, Major Events

Friday, September 13, 2013

The Sunshine Coast will welcome close to 2,000 athletes from around the world to the shores of Mooloolaba as the inaugural Ironman 70.3 Sunshine Coast gets off to a running start this weekend.

Minister for Tourism and Major Events Jann Stuckey said the first IRONMAN event for the region was a great addition to the state’s sporting calendar.

“Queensland is fast...

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